The scripture reading for today is Ephesians 2:1-7, NIV.
Verse 4: "But because of His great love for us, God, who is rich in His mercy, made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions----it is by grace you have been saved."
We are sinners. That means we are condemned to death. But we have been saved by God's Plan.
When Abraham was to kill Isaac, God knew that someday He too would have to kill His Son, Jesus.
We have just celebrated Easter in the middle of an attack from the Coronavirus. We should NOT walk in fear but be cautious. God has numbered our days. we will not die until He is ready for us to come home.
We have been saved by Jesus's death on the cross.
Our Gracious and Merciful Father saved us by letting His Son die on the cross. AMEN
Frances Torgerson firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternate verses--Psalm 93 2Kings 2:1-12
Prayer Concern: The locust plagues in Africa and Middle East, the Coronavirus and the Syrians Refugees.